Compiled here is a list of badges in NBA 2K21 Next-Gen (PS5 and Xbox X). The list will be updated as more information is made available:

Finishing Badges

  • Acrobat
  • Backdown Punisher
  • Dream Shake
  • Dropstepper
  • Fearless Finisher
  • Giant Slayer
  • Heat Seeker
  • Highlight Film
  • Hook Specialist
  • Lob City Finisher
  • Post Spin Technician
  • Posterizer
  • Pro Touch
  • Putback Boss
  • Rise Up
  • Slithery Finisher
  • Tear Dropper

Check out our complete guide to Finishing Badges, including the function of each Finishing badge, here.

Shooting Badges

  • Antifreeze
  • Blinders
  • Catch and Shoot
  • Circus Threes
  • Clutch Shooter
  • Corner Specialist
  • Deadeye
  • Deep Threes
  • Difficult Shots
  • Fade Ace
  • Green Machine
  • Hot Shot
  • Hot Zone Hunter
  • Ice in Veins
  • Rhythm Shooter
  • Set Shooter
  • Slippery Off-Ball
  • Sniper
  • Stop & Pop
  • Tireless Shooter
  • Volume Shooter

Check out the complete guide on Shooting Badges, including their functions, here.

Playmaking Badges

  • Ankle Breaker
  • Bail Out
  • Break Starter
  • Bullet Passer
  • Dimer
  • Downhil
  • Floor General
  • Handles for Days
  • Needle Threader
  • Quick First Step
  • Relay Passer
  • Space Creator
  • Special Delivery
  • Stop & Go
  • Tight Handles
  • Unpluckable

Check out the Full guide to Playmaking badges here.

Defensive Badges

  • Ankle Braces
  • Box
  • Brick Wall
  • Chase Down Artist
  • Clamps
  • Clutch Defender
  • Defensive Leader
  • Heart Crusher
  • Hot Stopper
  • Interceptor
  • Intimidator
  • Off-Ball Pest
  • Pick Dodger
  • Pick Pocket
  • Pogo Stick
  • Post Lockdown
  • Rebound Chaser
  • Rim Protector
  • Tireless Defender
  • Trapper
  • Worm